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‘Disneyland of quilting’ helps mend rural town’s economic health

JoEllen Black, Richmond News Publisher Those outside the quilting circle may not be in-the-know, but Hamilton has become “the Disneyland of quilting” on an international level. “I can’t…

Orrick school rebuilding currently on schedule

By Russ Green, Staff Writer The reconstruction project on the Orrick school building is running on schedule and Superintendent Aerin O’Dell is hoping everything stays that way. O’Dell,…

An eerie replay of lawnmower accident

By David Knopf/News Editor It’s been over a year since several Dear Elementary teachers staged a volleyball tournament to benefit the family of a student who lost her…

Saturday’s storm spawned 5 tornados, NWS says

By Sara Seidel and David Knopf/Richmond News Staff So here’s the thing about storms in the Midwest: Just as a town is recovering from one, another can hit.…

Sports

Kincaid, Werle conclude golf careers at state tourney

By Russ Green/Sports Editor Richmond senior Philip Kincaid concluded his high school career Tuesday afternoon…

Hall of Fame ceremonies set for June 6

By Russ Green/Sports Editor The deadline for purchasing a meal to attend the Spartan Alumni…

Lady Spartans take third at districts

By Russ Green/Sports Editor Although they did not produce any individual district champions, the Richmond…

Several Bulldogs head back to state track meet

By Russ Green/Sports Editor Six individuals and three relay teams will be heading to Jefferson…

 

 

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Memorial Day a perfect time to honor our loved ones

By Linda Emley Memorial Day weekend is one of my favorite holidays because some of my best memories are from the days when my grandmother, Mildred Kell Schooler…

FINGER FOODS

Many of us are getting ready for graduation.  I like to have finger foods for this celebration because lots of people come and go and visit many of…

Publisher against publisher, all over the 1915 hitch racks

By Linda Emley Afriend asked me what was my favorite Ray County story. I couldn’t decide, but one of my favorites is the “summer of 1915” and the…

 

Obituaries

Kenneth W. Wilson, Sr.

Kenneth W. Wilson, Sr., was called home to his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Thursday, May 14, 2015. Born in Purdy…

Beatrice Edwards 

Beatrice Edwards, 91, of Wellington, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Golden Living Center, Odessa. A celebration of life service…

Edward Elliott Sawyer

Edward Elliott Sawyer, 87, of Odessa, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs. No…

Leva Fern Penny

Leva Fern Penny, 81, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at North Kansas City Hospital, North Kansas City, Mo.…